Orange Avocado Sherbet

OrangeAvocadoSherbetWho ever said dessert id bad for you???

If you are looking for a decadent dessert that is as good for you as it tastes then you are going to love my orange avocado sherbet. Combining creamy rich avocado with healthy coconut and fresh squeezed Vitamin C rich orange juice, it is a powerhouse of nutrition you can savor without a tinge of guilt!

Craving a treat after a grueling workout?  Go ahead and indulge. It’s a fantastic recovery food!

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Orange Avocado Sherbet

Course Dessert
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8
Author Valerie Remy-Milora

Ingredients

  • 1 to 1.5 large ripe avocado about 3/4 cup
  • 1/2 cup coconut cream
  • 1/2 coconut milk
  • 2 tbsp wild honey
  • 1/3 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
  • 2 tsp orange zest

Instructions

  1. Scoop avocado flesh into blender.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients.
  3. Blend until smooth, scraping edges as needed.
  4. Divide into 8 glass ramequins or pour into 8 inch square baking dish.
  5. Cover and freeze for a minimum of 4 hours.
  6. To serve allow sherbet to soften at room temperature for about 15 minutes. Invert on cutting board and cut into 8 squares.
  7. If using individual ramequins, quickly dip ramequins in hot water. Invert onto dessert plates. Garnish with a swirl of orange peel or fresh mint.
  8. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

For a fun way to present this delicious treat slice 4 oranges in half and either scoop out the pulp or squeeze the juice, then fill with the sherbet. Freeze and serve with a garnish of your choice -- toasted coconut, a sprig of fresh mint or a thin slice of orange.
Enjoy!

 

Comments

  1. My husband loves avocados so I will try this recipe. What is orange zest?

  2. My husband loves anything orange and I love that this is healthy. Can’t wait to try this!

  3. john hutchens says:

    This sounds very good and healthy. I have never seen coconut cream in the store,I will have to look for it.

  4. alicia szemon says:

    yum! i love how you left it in the orange as a bowl(:

  5. Orange and avacado is a unique combination.

  6. This sounds so good!!! I love orange!! Thank you for sharing the recipe!

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